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Global Head of Strategic Finance - Corporate Finance and FP&A - DocuSign

Company: Docusign, Inc.
Location: San Francisco
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Job Description:

Global Head of Strategic Finance - Corporate Finance and FP&A - DocuSignSan Francisco, California or RemoteIf position is eligible for remote employment, it will exclude the following locations: Alaska, Colorado, Hawaii, Iowa, Maine, Mississippi, North Dakota, South Dakota, Vermont, West Virginia and WyomingOur agreement with employeesDocuSign is committed to building trust and making the world more agree-able for our employees, customers and the communities in which we live and work. You can count on us to listen, be honest, and try our best to do what's right, every day. We each have a responsibility to ensure every team member has an equal opportunity to succeed, to be heard, to exchange ideas openly, to build lasting relationships, and to do the work of their life. Best of all, you will be able to feel deep pride in the work you do, because your contribution helps us make the world better than we found it. And for that, you'll be loved by us, our customers, and the world in which we live.The teamOur Finance team plays a critical role in ensuring accurate financial reporting, optimal financial management, and efficient operations across DocuSign. The team consists of Accounting, Financial Planning & Analysis, Revenue Operations, Investor Relations, and Business Operations. The Finance team partners across all organizations in DocuSign to appropriately allocate resources, inform key business decisions, and facilitate the execution of our operational plans.The positionThe Global Head of Strategic Finance will report to DocuSign's Chief Financial Officer and will be a key member of the finance leadership team. The Global Head will drive strategic business partnership with finance and executive leaders, ensuring that DocuSign's planning process and operational rigor are world class. The role oversees corporate finance and global FP&A, finance analytics and insights and FP&A partnership across DocuSign's growing functions including go-to-market, R&D, and G&A. This role will require a strong understanding of DocuSign's mission as well as business priorities across customer and product segments. The Global Head will partner closely with leaders to help create the vision, strategies, and priorities for both the finance team and the company overall. This person will lead, grow, empower, and inspire a team of seasoned finance professionals, and work across the broader team to enable and deliver DocuSign's strategic and financial goals.Responsibilities* Responsible for the FP&A and corporate finance teams, including global go-to-market, R&D, G&A finance and corporate finance teams.* Lead long-term and short-term forecasting, including annual budgeting and quarterly/monthly forecasting process, while developing appropriate financial targets by collaborating at all levels of the organization, including business leaders and executive leadership team.* Drive financial strategy and financial analysis. Provide strategic financial leadership and support on issues ranging from partnerships, investment strategies, acquisitions, synergies, capital projects, and long-term financial planning.* Provide strategic lense and thought leadership to growth opportunities and scaling the business for sustainability.* Drive performance across the entire business in areas of top line growth and operating leverage.* Provide robust management reporting to the CFO and executive leadership team.* Drive and assist in the quarterly earnings process and preparation.* Implement effective financial forecasting and management systems and ensure continuous improvement in our reporting and forecasting.Basic Qualifications* 15+ years' experience in senior finance leadership roles partnering with officers and executives, including direct experience interacting with boards and board committees.* 10+ years' experience in finance leadership in a technology software or services industry.* Degree in Finance, Accounting or Business Management from a top undergraduate institution, or equivalent experience; MBA, CFA, and/or CPA is preferred.Preferred Qualifications* Independent, self-motivated individual with a positive, service-focused attitude. Excellent judgment with a strong work ethic.* Deep subject matter expertise in FP&A; experience having led the corporate FP&A function for an organization of comparable size, growth profile and complexity.* Strong collaborator and partner with demonstrated ability to drive cross functional collaboration across business and finance teams at all levels.* Analytical thinker with honed problem solving and decision-making skills, including the ability to streamline and simplify complexity.* Extensive network of external relationships that can be leveraged to keep a pulse on the business, industry dynamics, capital markets and access to established and emerging leadership talent.* Track record of building, leading, and inspiring high-performing teams.* Excellent communicator, both written and verbal. Highly responsible, with the ability to prioritize and multitask.* Capable of successfully managing C-level relationships and effectively partnering on financial planning and strategy development and execution.* Executive-level communication and presentation skills in both formal and informal settings; experience with investors and investor relations is preferred.* Commitment to diversity and inclusion and a belief that diverse teams bring better business and customer outcomes.* Depending on the candidate's location, must have flexibility to travel, as neededAbout usDocuSign-- helps organizations connect and automate how they prepare, sign, act on, and manage agreements. As part of the DocuSign Agreement Cloud, DocuSign offers eSignature: the world's #1 way to sign electronically on practically any device, from almost anywhere, at any time. Today, hundreds of thousands of customers and hundreds of millions of users in over 180 countries use DocuSign to accelerate the process of doing business and simplify people's lives. Plus, we save more trees together! And that's a good thing.DocuSign is an Equal Opportunity Employer. DocuSign is committed to building a diverse team of talented individuals who bring different perspectives to the business and who feel a sense of inclusion and belonging when they join our team. Individuals seeking employment at DocuSign are considered without regards to race, ethnicity, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, ancestry, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, physical or mental disability, registered domestic partner status, caregiver status, marital status, veteran or military status, citizenship status, or any other legally protected category.#LI-DS1

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